Record Details

NHER Number:30534
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Multi-period finds from Bayle field

Summary

Prehistoric flints and fragments of pottery dating from the Iron Age to the post medieval periods found during fieldwalking. Metal-detecting between 2010 and 2012 recovered Late Prehistoric flint flakes and a borer; medieval pottery sherds; a Roman coin and Late Saxon, medieval and post-medieval metal objects. These metal finds include a Late Saxon harness link; medieval seal matrices, a thimble, buckle and lead weights; a medieval/post-medieval monumental brass and a post-medieval sword belt, button, weight, cufflink, buckle and crotal bell.

Images

  • Medieval seal matrix from NHER 30534  © Norfolk County Council
  • Medieval seal matrix from NHER 30534  © Norfolk County Council
  • Medieval seal matrix cast from NHER 30534  © Norfolk County Council
  • Medieval seal matrix cast from NHER 30534  © Norfolk County Council

Location

Grid Reference:Not displayed
Map Sheet:TM09NE
Parish:MORLEY, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

4 January 1994. Fieldwalking finds.
Iron Age, Roman, Late Saxon, medieval pottery.
Flints.
See full lists and plans in file.
E. Rose (NLA) 28 March 1994.

October-November 2010. Metal-detecting.
Prehistoric flint flake, medieval pot sherds and coin, Late Saxon, medieval and post-medieval metal objects.
See lists in file.
S. Ashley (HES), 13 December 2010.

November-December 2010. Metal-detecting.
2 medieval lead weights and medieval pot sherd.
See lists in file.
S. Ashley (HES), 13 January 2011.

January-February 2012. Metal-detecting.
One Roman silver coin.
A. Rogerson (HES), 22 March 2012.

February-March 2012. Metal-detecting.
Medieval, medieval/post-medieval and post-medieval metal objects.
See lists in file.
S. Ashley (HES), 23 April 2012.

March-April 2012. Metal-detecting.
Prehistoric flint borer and flake.
See lists in file.
A. Rogerson (HES), 22 May 2012.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Lower Palaeolithic to 19th Century - 1000000 BC to 1900 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Prehistoric - 4000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds

  • LITHIC IMPLEMENT (Lower Palaeolithic to Late Iron Age - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • AWL (Late Prehistoric - 4000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FLAKE (Late Prehistoric - 4000 BC to 42 AD)
  • POT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
  • COIN (Late Iron Age - 14 AD to 37 AD)
  • POT (Roman - 43 AD to 409 AD)
  • HARNESS FITTING (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • POT (Late Saxon - 851 AD to 1065 AD)
  • BRASS (Medieval to 19th Century - 1066 AD to 1900 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • POT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SEAL MATRIX (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • SEAL MATRIX (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • STRAP END (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • THIMBLE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUTTON (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CROTAL (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CUFF LINK (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • POT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SWORD BELT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: I & RS. Digital finds image.
---Map: Finder's Map..
---Illustration: HES. Rubbing.
---Unpublished Document: Davison, A.. 1994. Results of Fieldwalking around Morley Research Centre (Manor Farm).
---Secondary File: Secondary File.

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